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Tanaina

A language of United States

ISO 639-3tfn

Population  75 (Krauss 1997). Ethnic population: 900 (Krauss 1997); 40 (2000 census).
Region  South Alaska around Cook Inlet and adjacent area.
Language map  United States of America, Alaska and Hawaii
Alternate names   Dena’ina, Kinayskiy
Dialects  Kenai Peninsula, Upper Inlet, Coastal-Inland, Stoney River.
Classification  Na-Dene, Nuclear Na-Dene, Athapaskan-Eyak, Athapaskan, Tanaina-Ahtna
Language use  Shifting to English. Kenai dialect is nearly extinct. Mainly adults.
Comments  Nearly extinct.
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